AUS - AUSTRALIA
HOMEBUSH BAY
Description Since 2003 there are proposals for a street circuit in this location. First event was the grand finale of V8 Supercars Championship on December 4th-6th 2009
Location Homebush, Sydney
NSW - New South Wales
Location Former 2000 Olympic Games site
Latitude - Longitude - 33°50'53"     +151°04'00"
-33.848056     151.066667
UTM Coordinates X = 321130.642  -  Y = 6253009.79  -  Zone 56H
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) NearMap
Altitude AMSL 27 m - 89 ft
Inauguration December 4th 2009
Closing  
Designer Skaife
Mark Skaife
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Australian English mail, note Mail from Mark Taylor dated May 9th and 10th 2006
(2) English ForumForum --> Oceania --> Australia --> V8 2009 - SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK [ENG]
(3) English en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homebush_Street_CircuitWikipedia
(4) Australian English us1.webpublications.com.au/static/images/articles/i1036/103680_4mg.jpgTrack map
(5) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1504974Track layout
(6) English www.milermeter.com/?r=2381151Track layout
(7) English www.milermeter.com/?r=2381421Track layout
(8) English www.milermeter.com/?r=2381432Track layout
(9) Australian English www.smh.com.au/news (...)
(10) Australian English www.v8x.com.au/cms/A_106196/article.html
(11) Australian English Auto Action 1185/2006 [Publishing date: April 12th 2006]
(12) Australian English www.carpoint.com.au/car-review/2366487.aspxUpdate (with map) [Publishing date: February 14th 2007]
(13) Australian English www.v8supercarevents.com.au/sydney/default.htmOfficial website

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Homebush Bay
Description Original proposal
Years  
Direction  
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page December 20th 2007
Info last update 2006
Designer  
Distinctive points Sarah Durack Avenue - Olympic Boulevard - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Edwin Flack Avenue - Kevin Coobms Avenue - Australia Avenue
length 4198  m 13772  ft 2.608  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (5)

Homebush Bay
Description Proposal reported in September 2006 and February 2007. It should have hosted an event of V8 Supercar championship
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page November 7th 2008
Info last update February 14th 2007
Designer  
Distinctive points Australia Avenue - Northern Rivers - Edwin Flack Avenue - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Olympic Boulevard - Herb Elliot Avenue - Park Street - Murray Rose Avenue
length 3422  m 11226  ft 2.126  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (6)

Homebush Bay
Description Proposal update July 2008
Years  
Direction  
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page November 7th 2008
Info last update July 3rd 2008
Designer  
Distinctive points Australia Avenue - Northern Rivers - Edwin Flack Avenue - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Olympic Boulevard - Herb Elliot Avenue - Showground Road - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Park Street - Murray Rose Avenue
length 3443  m 11295  ft 2.139  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (7)

Homebush Bay
Description Draft of track layout officially presented on September 2008
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 3rd 2009
Info last update October 14th 2008
Designer  
Distinctive points Australia Avenue - Northern Rivers - Edwin Flack Avenue - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Showground Road - Murray Rose Avenue - Park Street - Dawn Fraser Avenue
length 3399  m 11152  ft 2.112  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (8)

Homebush Bay
Description Map piublished on May 2009 (or before) on official website. Track layout is very similar to the one issued on September 29th 2008, only differences are profile of some corners and of start/finish straight
Years 2009÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration December 4th 2009
Closing  
Last update of this page March 20th 2010
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Australia Avenue - Northern Rivers - Edwin Flack Avenue - Dawn Fraser Avenue - Showground Road - Murray Rose Avenue - Park Street - Dawn Fraser Avenue

Homebush Bay: all layouts

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Homebush Bay: 2006 proposal

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth - milermeter.com
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Homebush Bay: 2006÷2007 proposal

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth - milermeter.com
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Homebush Bay: summer 2008 proposal

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth - milermeter.com
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Homebush Bay: track layout shown at official presentation (September 2008)

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Earth - milermeter.com
(milermeter.com can be used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)



Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 20th 2010     Guido de Carli   David Griac (jpm) Update Description
June 3rd 2009   2009÷... Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi Update Description
November 7th 2008     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi Update Description with map
October 14th 2008     Guido de Carli   Lorenzo Tommasi Update Description
December 20th 2007     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   Update Map
January 17th 2005     Guido de Carli     New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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